Who Is This, So Weak And Helpless is another example of a lyric set that moves from the manger to the cross and beyond, this time by William Walsham How. Vocals by Sandra McCracken from an Indelible Grace release. 1. Who is this so weak and helpless, child of lowly Hebrew maid, rudely in a …

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I haven’t included O Sing A Song Of Bethlehem before, but there’s more than a few renditions of it around, so it will probably turn up again in the future. Another set of lyrics that take us from the manger to the cross by Louis F. Benson, most often sung to the tune KINGSFOLD. The …

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The Wingfeather Saga is the collective title of a four book fantasy series aimed at younger readers written by Andrew Peterson (better known as a singing/songwriter). Nearly two years ago a Kickstarter campaign aimed at funding a short animated trailer (which would serve to arouse interest in an animated series based on the books) raised …

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Jared Wilson outlines five ways the Gospel shapes and empowers pastoral ministry. Here’s one of his four points. In the trenches of day-to-day ministry work, it can become tragically easy to think of the whole thing as a managerial enterprise. We plan and program, we mentor and coach, we write and preach. The relational work …

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The 1966 Batman movie is on TV tonight. (The one from the TV show). One famous scene features Batman fighting off a shark on a rope ladder hanging from a helicopter (!!) using Shark Repellent Bat Spray conveniently stored on the Bat-copter. What I didn’t remember was that Shark Repellent Bat Spray was only one …

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